>> We're waiting for the results.>> As the world probes the fate of a Washington Post columnist who may have been brutally murdered inside the Saudi consulate, President Donald Trump on Thursday praised a US Congressman for assaulting a reporter. Representative Greg Gianforte, who made brief remarks at the Montana rally with Trump, pleaded guilty to assault in 2017 after he body slammed Guardian journalist Ben Jacobs one day before a special election which he then won.
>> Any guy that can do a body slam, he's my kind.>>
>> Trump, who is called the media the enemy of the American people and regularly derides journalists as fake news, made his latest remarks during a three state tour to boost Republicans in the midterms.
Then I said, well, wait a minute, I know Montana pretty well. I think it might help him, and it did.>>